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A Wilmington tradition since 1921, the Flower Market is held the weekend of Mother's Day with proceeds benefiting children's charities. It offers plenty of opportunities for dads and kids and daughters and sons to find gifts for Mom. There are plants of all types, ranging from nursery grown see...
All are invited to the Third Annual Friends of the Arts Festival on Quaker Hill, Fourth and West Streets Sunday, June 4, 2017. Make sure to visit this 18th Century Quaker Meeting House while you are there.
Wilmington Realtor Monica Hill is a true follower of the Bard. She can even paraphrase him on a subject I know too well--To Parge or Not to Parge. Homelet A monologue from the life of a Realtor® aka To Parge or Not to Parge To parge or not to parge? That is the question. Whether ‘tis n...
DELAWARE EVENTS Come kickoff the 300th Birthday celebration at the 84th Annual Dover Days Festival May 5-6, 2017 in Kent County. One of Delaware’s largest and longest-running free events is entirely dedicated to promoting the state’s heritage and culture. With easily the biggest parade in Kent C...
Since its first Wildflower Celebration in 2004, Mt. Cuba botanical gardens have been open to the public. First on a limited basis, it is now open Wednesday to Sunday April to November. This duPont estate was constructed in 1935 for and by duPont family members. In 1949 they brought in well know...
Please take this opportunity to attend this FREE Delaware Homebuyer Fair. After you learn about the programs available, contact Carolyn Roland, Your Older and Historic Homes Resource to make an appointment to start the search for the home that's just perfect for you!
DELAWARE EVENTSThe Delaware Historical Society is looking for judges for its History Day Competition Saturday, May 13 at William Penn High School. The only experience necessary is a willingness to encourage and positively impact the scholars. If you are available and willing to help, fill in the ...
Compared with the year to February's end in 2016, the 2017 New Castle County real estate market report for the year so far shows almost 15% less inventory than the previous year. Not only that, but the median sales price is down 2%. The good news is that pending sales are up almost 20%, and new l...
In all the years I have been going to local Historic Home and Gardens at Winterthur, I have never been there when there is snow on the ground. They are closed most of January and February, so that explains part of the reason, but I know we have had snow in March before. This time there was a lect...